De krantenkoppen vanmorgen:
“Four political forces close to deal on federalism based on multiple identities as House secretariat prepares preliminary draft of constitution.”
With just hours to go before the term of the Constituent Assembly expires, top leaders of four political forces – UCPN (Maoist), Nepali Congress, CPN (UML) and United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) – are engaged in top-level political parleys on Sunday to resolve the differences on disputed issues and promulgate the constitution within midnight today
“President Yadav hopes political forces will complete negotiations to promulgate constitution within tonight; Shital Niwas making preparation for ‘grand ceremony’.”
Meanwhile, Shital Niwas, the President’s Office, is all set to promulgate the Constitution by Sunday evening or Monday afternoon even as the political parties are engaged in last-ditch effort to reach an agreement on disputed issues and promulgate the constitution within the May 27 deadline.